Daily Archives: September 19, 2011

Delegation hoped to bring U.S. hikers home from Iraq

Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick and three Christian and Muslim colleagues hoped to bring home two American hikers being held in an Iranian prison, but the deal to release the men still had not been worked out by the time they … Continue reading

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U.S. cardinal returns from Iran in attempt to free U.S. hikers

Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, retired archbishop of Washington, was set to return home this afternoon from Iran, where he and three other Muslim and Christian leaders met with the Iranian president in an effort to secure the release of two … Continue reading

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